playoffs

Lincoln will practice under pressure to get ready for 2015

Lincoln High’s softball team was able to springboard into a Pioneer Valley League co-championship by taking on a very difficult preseason schedule in 2014. But, all is well ...

A local look at basketball’s third season

It's playoff season for high school basketball. Lincoln’s and Whitney’s boys and girls and Rocklin’s boys made it to the “third” season that bega ...

Zebras’ boys draw No. 12 seed; travel to Manteca

Although Tuesday’s matchup with Pioneer Valley League-leading Foothill did not affect the Lincoln High boys basketball team in the standings, it could have made a difference ...

Lincoln girls end regular season and prepare for playoffs

The Lincoln High girls basketball team made it known they were playoff bound with a solid win over Center 53-43 Monday to put a lock on third place in the Pioneer Valley League. T ...

Western Sierra teams on the road to begin playoffs

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team put a solid stamp on their Northern Pacific Athletic Conference championship with a 52-22 victory at Trinity Prep Friday ...

Lincoln closes out regular season with 2-0 victory over Foothill

For the last time in this regular-season setting, the Lincoln seniors took to the pitch in front of their home crowd and cemented at least a second-place finish in the Pioneer Vall ...

Lincoln shuts out both Colfax and Bear River

LAKE OF THE PINES – The Lincoln High boys soccer team broke out of a second-place tie with Bear River in the Pioneer Valley League standings by blanking the Bruins 2-0 Thursd ...

Jr. Zebras split with Placer as playoffs draw near

AUBURN – The Lincoln Jr. Zebras Jr. Midgets suffered their first loss of the season to the Placer Jr. Hillmen, but remain in the running for the playoffs with only one loss. ...

Unafraid to take mediocrity head on

Sports are rarely, if ever, played to achieve mediocrity. However, there are limits for those willing to accept those limits. None of the teams I cover fall into that category. Ca ...

Cardinals stay unbeaten; Angels first to depart playoffs

MCBEAN PARK – The Giants kept their playoff hopes alive by eliminating the Angels 9-0 in Saturday’s nightcap of the Lincoln Little League Majors postseason tournament. ...